Jameson, Missouri

Jameson is a village in Daviess County, Missouri, United States. The population was 73 at the 2020 census.[5]

Jameson, Missouri
Location of Jameson, Missouri
Location of Jameson, Missouri
Coordinates: 40°0′19″N 93°59′12″W / 40.00528°N 93.98667°W / 40.00528; -93.98667Coordinates: 40°0′19″N 93°59′12″W / 40.00528°N 93.98667°W / 40.00528; -93.98667
CountryUnited States
StateMissouri
CountyDaviess
Area
 • Total0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)
 • Land0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation791 ft (241 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total73
 • Estimate 
(2019)[3]
127
 • Density566.96/sq mi (218.80/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
64647
Area code(s)660
FIPS code29-36314[4]
GNIS feature ID0720251[2]

HistoryEdit

Jameson was originally named Feurt Summit, and under the latter name was laid out in 1871.[6] A post office called Jameson has been in operation since 1871.[7]

GeographyEdit

Jameson is located at 40°0′19″N 93°59′12″W / 40.00528°N 93.98667°W / 40.00528; -93.98667 (40.005372, -93.986538).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2), all land.[9]

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880405
18904295.9%
1900335−21.9%
19103586.9%
1920329−8.1%
1930260−21.0%
1940223−14.2%
1950185−17.0%
1960177−4.3%
1970172−2.8%
19801720.0%
1990149−13.4%
2000120−19.5%
201013310.8%
2019 (est.)127[3]−4.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[10]

2010 censusEdit

As of the census[11] of 2010, there were 133 people, 50 households, and 32 families living in the village. The population density was 604.5 inhabitants per square mile (233.4/km2). There were 63 housing units at an average density of 286.4 per square mile (110.6/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 88.0% White, 2.3% Native American, 0.8% from other races, and 9.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 50 households, of which 36.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.0% were married couples living together, 12.0% had a female householder with no husband present, 14.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 36.0% were non-families. 34.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.19.

The median age in the village was 35.5 years. 34.6% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.1% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.9% were from 25 to 44; 26.4% were from 45 to 64; and 11.3% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.6% male and 53.4% female.

2000 censusEdit

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 125 people, 56 households, and 37 families living in the town. The population density was 541.7 people per square mile (210.6/km2). There were 70 housing units at an average density of 316.0 per square mile (122.9/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 99.17% White, and 0.83% from two or more races.

There were 56 households, out of which 28.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.6% were married couples living together, 14.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.9% were non-families. 32.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.54.

In the town the population was spread out, with 20.0% under the age of 18, 20.0% from 18 to 24, 21.7% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 15.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females, there were 71.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 71.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $21,750, and the median income for a family was $26,250. Males had a median income of $22,189 versus $14,688 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,351. There were 14.7% of families and 17.9% of the population living below the poverty line, including 8.0% of under eighteens and 50.0% of those over 64.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 26, 2020.
  2. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Jameson, Missouri
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  4. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ "Explore Census Data". data.census.gov. Retrieved 2021-12-23.
  6. ^ "Daviess County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 26 September 2016.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  7. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 26 September 2016.
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  9. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-07-08.
  10. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  11. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-08.